David Brits is an award-winning artist whose experimental métier is dedicated to investigations in public-scale sculpture. Equally energised by material exploration and archival investigation, Brits’ practice spans installation, print-making, drawing and film.
Recent major public sculpture commissions include the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation, the Spier Arts Trust and the Iziko South African National Gallery.
Brits is the winner of the Rupert Foundation’s inaugural
Social Impact Arts Prize
and a recipient of the Barbara Fairhead Award for Social Responsibility in Art.
CV + Bio
Opens 8 December 2022 —
, Cape Town.
Tears Become Rain
: Social Impact Arts Prize film launch & immersive exhibition —
Time is a Flat Circle, curated by
— Solo Exibition
Models for Public Sculpture